Sorolla y Bastida, Joaquin
Born: Feb 27, 1863 AD
Died: 1923 AD, at 60 years of age.
1863 - Born on February 27th in Valencia. Spanish painter and graphic artist.
1900 - His exhibit at the Paris Universal Exposition won him a medal of honour and his nomination as Knight of the Legion of Honour.
1906 - A special exhibition of his works at the Georges Petit Gallery in Paris eclipsed all his earlier successes and led to his appointment as Officer of the Legion of Honour.
1911 - Exhibited his paintings at th Art Institute of Chicago.
1923 - Died on August 10th in Madrid.
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